Casona El Carmen Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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With 1000km to drive in 2 days to get to Logrono to meet the girls, we had a fair bit of driving to do. We drove out of Portugal along the coast to the North-west corner of Spain before heading along the north coast and stopping for the night in the seaside town of Gijon. Not much to report, we went for a wander along the shore and checked out the city before grabbing a feed and hitting the pillow around ...
It's cloudy today. Valley is filled with clouds and mists. We have more strength now and wanted to try a longer hike. We picked the hike between Tresviso and San Esteban roughly about 3.7 miles long with moderate difficulty.
The path was mostly very exposed to the deep valley and there are ropes and rails at several places. It was a bit ...
... along the road. We were so lucky to snatch one of the last little spot - beauty of having a tiny car!
The tickets for funicular are rather expensive - round trip is about 21 Euros, but one way is 17 Euros - so we decided to do the one way up and hike down which apparently would take about an hour. Perfect. The ride up was nothing very special as informed since the train will just go through the ...
... a good call as the owner of the apartment was just there. With his direction, we got to the place. It's a lovely little building with 3 one-bedroom apartments. There are washer and kitchen, that's great! And as a bonus, there are 2 little sister cats in the area who are so comfortable with us that they follow us around. :) The owner also have 2 teeny-tiny kittens!
Luckily we did small grocery shopping on our way (there is no store in ...
... may be 20m - hanging on for grim death - slow as slow - a tourist bus goes past like a bat out of hell and so do the locals - nah, they can drive that way, if my buddy dares - I'll walk! Buddy doesn't dare, he's unnerved too but the only way is up!
See a sign (barely) - restaurant 800m - then 50m - gravel road - find car park - can't see a building - I sit in car while buddy investigates - no point two of us getting lost and falling over the edge - yes it's here and so ...